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30 Sep 2004 – NEW YORK – The newly appointed Custos of the Holy Land, the Very Rev. Pierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M., will meet with members of the press at the New York office of Catholic Near East Welfare Association on Wednesday, 6 October, at 11:30 a.m.  Read more...
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13 May 2004 – Mill Hill Father Guido Gockel, Associate National Secretary of CNEWA United States, will celebrate and preach at a Mass commemorating the feast of the Apostle Matthias Friday, 14 May, telecast by EWTN (Eternal Word Television Network).  Read more...
Look Homeward (feature article)
12 May 2004 – “You can take a man out of his village, but you cannot take the village out of the man” applies to James Alwan of Peoria.  Read more...
30 Mar 2004 – Orscheln Industries Foundation of Moberly has awarded a $10,000 grant to Catholic Near East Welfare Association.  Read more...
24 Mar 2004 – NEW YORK — “We need to be patient and exercise prudence in our aid to Iraq,” said Ra’ed Bahou, CNEWA’s Regional Director for Jordan and Iraq, during strategic planning meetings held at the Vatican agency’s administrative center in New York.  Read more...